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’American Idol’ Eliminates Lesbian Contestant

NATIONAL | By Khaled Sayed | Apr 2
She had made it to the top 10 and had a crowd of supporters at a San Francisco restaurant cheering her on. But in the end, MK Nobilette, an out lesbian singer, was eliminated from "American Idol."

’America Idol’ Runner-Up Clay Aiken to Run for Congress in NC

Former "American Idol" runner-up Clay Aiken is running for Congress in North Carolina.

NC GOP Slams Aiken’s Alleged Congressional Bid

CELEBRITIES | By Jason St. Amand | Feb 4
A North Carolina Republican representative is reacting to rumors that "American Idol" star Clay Aiken will run for Congress.

TV’s Most Popular Reality Show’s Gay Connection

MUSIC | By Jason St. Amand | Jan 25
Why "American Idol" remains one of the most revered talent reality shows today and it’s connection to the LGBT community.

Former ’American Idol’ Contestant Now Gay Porn Actor

CULTURE | By Jason St. Amand | Jun 4
About four years after getting cut from "American Idol," a former contestant is now trying his hand as a gay porn star.

Idol Chatter :: Drama Tweens

TELEVISION | By Mark Russo | May 25
Call it shameless, but "American Idol" pulled an altogether desperate move for ratings last night that will likely sway the final vote.

Idol Chatter :: And never is heard a discouraging word...

TELEVISION | By Mark Russo | May 19
It was down to the Final 3 on ’Idol’ this week. Each sang three songs, poorly as our EDGE ’Idol’ guru Mark Russo points out. You would never hear a discouraging word from the judges though.

Idol Chatter :: Lady Gaga -- mentor from Hell

TELEVISION | By Mark Russo | May 12
Lady Gaga visited "Idol" this week to mentor the final four. Did they take her advice? EDGE’s Mark Russo reports.

Idol Chatter :: Bullies and hot messes

TELEVISION | By Mark Russo | Feb 28
Idol narrowed the contestants down to the Top 24 with some surprises and not-so-wise cuts.

Teach me tonight :: Melinda Doolittle on Love 101

MUSIC | By Kevin Scott Hall | Feb 24
Melinda Doolittle returns to New York with her latest show she calls Love 101. EDGE spoke to the American Idol finalist about the show, her new CD and all things Idol.

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